LynuxWorks Board of Directors
Dr. Inder Singh, Chairman
Dr. Inder M. Singh is the Chairman of LynuxWorks and was CEO until 2006. He founded Excelan, an early leader in local area networks in 1982 and served as its chairman, CEO and president until 1985. Excelan later merged with Novell. Dr. Singh was a co-founder of Kalpana, which pioneered Ethernet switching technology, and was one of Cisco's early acquisitions. Dr. Singh is a director of PacketStream and PocketPass, and has served on the boards of Mylex, Kalpana, Omnitel, Integrated Media Systems, Univation, Vivix, and Eon Systems. Dr. Singh is Board Chairman and ELC President for the Embedded Linux Consortium. In addition to his experience with high technology start-up companies, Dr. Singh has prior management and technical experience with Zilog, where he headed the Networking and Advanced Systems Development Group. At Zilog, he was the architect of the Z8000 UNIX®-based product line. Dr. Singh has also held positions at Amdahl, where he was a Senior Computer Architect, Gartner Research, the Yale Computer Center, and Ontel. He holds Ph.D. and M.Phil. degrees in computer science from Yale University, and an MSEE from Polytechnic Institute of New York.
Gurjot Singh, CEO and President
At LynuxWorks, Gurjot Singh is CEO and President. Until 2006, he was Vice President, Engineering. In addition, he is responsible for the LynuxWorks alliances with independent hardware and software vendors. Prior to joining LynuxWorks, Mr. Singh co-founded iN Machines, a company that provided consulting in the area of software development, including real-time operating systems. Before that, Mr. Singh was with Dynatech Computer Systems, where he was Vice President of the business unit responsible for product development, sales and marketing of their image processing product line. He was also Vice
President of Manufacturing at Cromemco Inc. and was responsible for the Operations, Product Engineering, Quality Assurance and Customer Services functions for their microcomputer systems. In addition, while at Cromemco he served as Director of Quality Assurance and Product Development Manager.
Kapil K. Nanda
Kapil K. Nanda has served as our director since July 1993. Since August 1990, Mr. Nanda has served as President and CEO of InfoGain, a software application development and integration company. Mr. Nanda holds a B.S. in Engineering from University of Punjab, India, a M.S. in Engineering from University of Kansas, and an M.B.A. from University of Southern California.
Carl E. Berg
For more than five years, Berg has been an influential Silicon Valley industrial real estate developer and a private venture capital investor. Berg is currently chairman, CEO and director of Mission West Properties Inc. (MSW), a real estate investment company. He also serves as director of Valence Technology Inc., Monolithic Systems Inc., Focus Enhancements Inc. and Systems Integrated Research. Berg's past major investments have included Integrated Device Technology and Sun Microsystems. He holds a bachelors degree in corporate finance from the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque.